Lanz Family History

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Lanz Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Lantz.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Hanz, Linz, Glanz, Ranz, Ganz, Sanz, Kanz, Planz, Lail, Lentz

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Lanz Family Origin

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Lanz Family Occupations

What did your Lanz ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Baker Manager (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Lanz. 25% of Lanz men worked as a Baker Manager (retired) and 34% of Lanz women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Lanz were Printers Engineer and Unpaid Dom Duties Czech Rgh

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Baker Manager (retired)
    25%
  • Dairy Farmer pig Creeder
    13%
  • Electrical Machering Designer
    13%
  • Printers Engineer
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    34%
  • Bakers Shop Assist
    23%
  • Domestic Servant
    12%
  • Unpaid Dom Duties Czech Rgh
    12%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Lanz Historical Records

What Lanz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Lanz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lanz census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Lanz. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Lanz. For the veterans among your Lanz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lanz Life Expectancy

What is the average Lanz lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Lanz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Lanz in 1950 was 41, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lanz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lanz ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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